United Kingdom, Cambridge

Bucksmore Young Leaders

when 28 June 2016 - 9 July 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 10 EC
fee GBP 1370

Bucksmore Young Leaders is our flagship leadership course that provides students aged 14-17 with the key skills they require to become future leaders of their generation.

A highly regarded and prestigious summer school, Bucksmore Young Leaders offers a challenging and modern approach to developing not only students’ language abilities but their confidence and leadership potential with 28 hours of tuition per week and maximum class sizes of 11 students.


- Full-board accommodation in a Cambridge University College
- A traditional Cambridge University ‘Formal Dinner’
- Insurance
- Airport transfers
- Personalised report card & certificate
- Entrances to attractions on excursions
- Full activity programme

Course Requirements

Bucksmore Young Leaders requires an upper-intermediate level of English (B2) aimed at upper intermediate and above in order to cope with the challenging syllabus.
The age range for students at Bucksmore Summer is 14-17.
Bucksmore Summer has a nationality cap of 20%. This means that there can be no more than 20% of students from a single country.

Course Content

Centred round a weekly themed project, the Young Leaders syllabus comprises theory lessons, interactive lectures, project research and real-life case studies provide a stimulating and varied learning experience.
The Young Leaders programme aims to:
- Build language skills and confidence in public speaking and presentation English.
- Develop negotiation, debating and leadership skills through a series of practical lessons.
- Challenge students in time management scenarios and management tasks.
- Gain a better understanding of global English and its application for future learning.

Fee info

GBP 1370: Course fees are per week and include the following:
Prices are fully inclusive, meaning that the only money students need to bring is for souvenirs!

- Breakfast, lunch and dinner in the College
- Packed meals on excursion days
- Wi-Fi available throughout the College
- Personal travel insurance
- Transfers to and from Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted airports
- Laundry once a week

The Course
- Two full-day trips and one half-day excursion per week
- Personalised report card and certificate presented at graduation ceremony
- Bucksmore rucksack, student card and wristband
- Welcome packs on arrival
- Study materials